What is soil structure and its importance

what is soil structure? Soil structure is defined as the arrangement of soil particles of soil into aggregate sizes and shapes.The soil structure of a given sample of soil simply shows the physical appearance of the soil as the particles are arranged in sizes and shapes. what are the causes of soil structure? The causes… Continue reading What is soil structure and its importance

How to store fertilizers

how top store fertilizer Fertilizer storage is very important to the farmer. Proper fertilizer storage will prevent it from damage dissolution.Under listed are some of the ways we can store fertilizers in a proper manner for use in the future 1. We should synthetic fabrics which prevents entry of water and moist air that could… Continue reading How to store fertilizers

What is soil texture and importance of soil texture

what is soil texture and it’s effect on crops production? Soil texture can be defined as the relative proportion of the soil particles present in a soil sample.In clear terms, soil texture can be said to be the relative degree of fineness or coarseness of particles of soil in a soil sample  Each of the… Continue reading What is soil texture and importance of soil texture

What is a biennial crop

what are biennial crops? Biennial crops are crops that completes their life’s cycle in two planting season or two years after planting. Most biennial crops will use the first year of after planting to gather enough nutrients also called food, leaves store up food while the remaining year is used by the biennial crop to… Continue reading What is a biennial crop

What is fallow farming and the importance of fallow farming practices

what is fallow farming Fallow farming in the simple definition means allowing a piece of land to rest and regain nutrients in the natural way after farming on it for some planting season.  The use of fallow farming method to enrich the land is very essential to farming and quality yield. Fallow farming does not… Continue reading What is fallow farming and the importance of fallow farming practices

What is perennial crop and types of perennial plants

what is perennial crop? Perennial crops are crops which completes their life cycle or harvesting time period in more two years after planting. Perennial crops are mainly tree crops. So going into plantation farming, you need a very large space or hectares of land. The land allotted for planting of perennial crops are lands reserved… Continue reading What is perennial crop and types of perennial plants

permanent tree crop farming and advantages

<h1>WHAT ARE CASH CROPS?</h1> Permanent crops are sometimes known as cash crops. These crops known as permanent crops are mostly cultivated as plantation farming. Permanent crops are mostly tree crops When going into or starting a permanent crop farming which is also known as plantation farming, the following factors should be considered and carefully examined… Continue reading permanent tree crop farming and advantages